TITLE

Smart, social and just possibly a savior

AUTHOR(S)
Findlay, Steven
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/13/92, Vol. 113 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses animal-to-human transplants with Dr. Thomas Starzl of the University of Pittsburgh and Dr. Keith Reemtsma of New York's Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, and interviews Shirley Strum, an anthropologist at the University of California at San Diego. The operation of replacing a man's liver with that of a baboon; Ethical questions concerning the slaughter of an animal to save a human being ; Whether or not animals will someday supply most organs; More.
ACCESSION #
9207133270

 

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